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Global Pharmaceutical Grade Lactose Market to reach USD 2.8 billion by the end of 2030

Global Pharmaceutical Grade Lactose Market Size study & Forecast, by Type (Crystalline Monohydrate Lactose, Inhalation Lactose, Granulated Lactose, Spray Dried Lactose, Other Types) and Regional Analysis, 2023-2030

Product Code: HLSDT-32766892
Publish Date: 5-12-2023
Page: 200

Global Pharmaceutical Grade Lactose Market is valued at approximately USD 1.84 billion in 2022 and is anticipated to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than 5.4% over the forecast period 2023-2030. Pharmaceutical grade lactose is created by oversaturating whey or permeating, a byproduct of the manufacturing of whey protein concentrate, with lactose, extracting the lactose crystals, purifying, drying, and grinding them. Pharmaceutical grade lactose is created to adhere to stringent requirements, including a spray-dried blend of crystalline and amorphous lactose for all purposes, a specified shape and size distribution, monohydrate, and crystalline, 40 mesh to 325 mesh. Every product complies with the standards of the American, European, and Japanese Pharmacopoeias. The key factors driving the market growth is increasing pharmaceutical industry, rising prevalence of chronic diseases, increasing use in dry powder inhalers (dpis), and growing preference for generic drugs that anticipated to support the market.

According to Statista, the sales of prescription drugs worldwide excluding generics and orphan drugs, from 2012 to 2026, in billion U.S. dollars. In 2012, sales for prescription drugs excluding generics and orphan stood at some 598 billion U.S. dollars which is estimated to increase up to over one trillion U.S. dollars in 2026. Globally, the pharmaceutical sector spent over 238 billion on research and development in 2021. In 2028, it’s predicted to amount to USD 285 billion. Pharmaceutical R&D covers all phases of clinical trial development, including pre-clinical chemical testing and basic disease process research. A governmental authority becomes engaged at a given time in the procedure, often at the pre-clinical stage, to review, oversee, and finally approve the medicine. The Food and Drug Administration is the main organization in charge of procedures in the US. In addition, Advancements in Formulation, and increasing demand for automation in the pharmaceutical industry are major opportunities for the market. However, the high cost of pharmaceutical grade lactose is a major problem for the market.

The key regions considered for the Global Pharmaceutical Grade Lactose Market study includes Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. North America dominated the market in 2022 owing to the increasing pharmaceutical industry, growing demand for inhalation products, and rising prevalence of chronic diseases. Whereas, the Asia Pacific is expected to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period, owing to factors such as the increased r&d activities, growth in generic drug manufacturing, rising healthcare needs, and growing R&D activities.

Major market player included in this report are:
Armor Proteines
BASF Corporation
Charotar Casein Company
DFE Pharma
Fengchen Group Co., Ltd
Kavya Pharma
Kerry Group plc
Lactalis Ingredients
Lactose (India) Limited

Recent Developments in the Market:
Ø In April 2023, The Laboratorios Prady Normapiel (Prady), a Spanish producer of fragrances and cosmetics for the personal care market, was acquired by the Surfachem Group. The 2M Group’s continued expansion plan, which involves extending its worldwide presence and acquiring businesses that complement its current product line, includes the acquisition of Prady. The 2M Group of Companies is dedicated to giving customers outstanding service and high-quality specialty chemicals. The Group is in a good position to maintain its expansion and success in the global personal care sector thanks to the purchase of Prady.

Global Pharmaceutical Grade Lactose Market Report Scope:
ü Historical Data – 2020 – 2021
ü Base Year for Estimation – 2022
ü Forecast period – 2023-2030
ü Report Coverage – Revenue forecast, Company Ranking, Competitive Landscape, Growth factors, and Trends
ü Segments Covered – Type, Region
ü Regional Scope – North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East & Africa
ü Customization Scope – Free report customization (equivalent up to 8 analyst’s working hours) with purchase. Addition or alteration to country, regional & segment scope*

The objective of the study is to define market sizes of different segments & countries in recent years and to forecast the values to the coming years. The report is designed to incorporate both qualitative and quantitative aspects of the industry within countries involved in the study.

The report also caters detailed information about the crucial aspects such as driving factors & challenges which will define the future growth of the market. Additionally, it also incorporates potential opportunities in micro markets for stakeholders to invest along with the detailed analysis of competitive landscape and product offerings of key players. The detailed segments and sub-segment of the market are explained below:

By Type:
Crystalline Monohydrate Lactose
Inhalation Lactose
Granulated Lactose
Spray Dried Lactose
Other Types

By Region:

North America


Asia Pacific
South Korea

Latin America

Middle East & Africa
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Rest of Middle East & Africa

Chapter 1. Executive Summary
1.1. Market Snapshot
1.2. Global & Segmental Market Estimates & Forecasts, 2020-2030 (USD Billion)
1.2.1. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, by Region, 2020-2030 (USD Billion)
1.2.2. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, by Type, 2020-2030 (USD Billion)
1.3. Key Trends
1.4. Estimation Methodology
1.5. Research Assumption
Chapter 2. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Definition and Scope
2.1. Objective of the Study
2.2. Market Definition & Scope
2.2.1. Industry Evolution
2.2.2. Scope of the Study
2.3. Years Considered for the Study
2.4. Currency Conversion Rates
Chapter 3. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Dynamics
3.1. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Impact Analysis (2020-2030)
3.1.1. Market Drivers Increase Spend on Research and Development Increasing Pharmaceutical Industry Increasing demand for lactose in the production of injectable drug
3.1.2. Market Challenges High Cost of Pharmaceutical grade lactose
3.1.3. Market Opportunities Advancements in Formulation Increasing demand for automation in the pharmaceutical industry
Chapter 4. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Industry Analysis
4.1. Porter’s 5 Force Model
4.1.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers
4.1.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers
4.1.3. Threat of New Entrants
4.1.4. Threat of Substitutes
4.1.5. Competitive Rivalry
4.2. Porter’s 5 Force Impact Analysis
4.3. PEST Analysis
4.3.1. Political
4.3.2. Economical
4.3.3. Social
4.3.4. Technological
4.3.5. Environmental
4.3.6. Legal
4.4. Top investment opportunity
4.5. Top winning strategies
4.6. COVID-19 Impact Analysis
4.7. Disruptive Trends
4.8. Industry Expert Perspective
4.9. Analyst Recommendation & Conclusion
Chapter 5. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, by Type
5.1. Market Snapshot
5.2. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market by Type, Performance – Potential Analysis
5.3. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Estimates & Forecasts by Type 2020-2030 (USD Billion)
5.4. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, Sub Segment Analysis
5.4.1. Crystalline Monohydrate Lactose
5.4.2. Inhalation Lactose
5.4.3. Granulated Lactose
5.4.4. Spray Dried Lactose
5.4.5. Other Types
Chapter 6. Global Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, Regional Analysis
6.1. Top Leading Countries
6.2. Top Emerging Countries
6.3. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market, Regional Market Snapshot
6.4. North America Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.4.1. U.S. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Type breakdown estimates & forecasts, 2020-2030
6.4.2. Canada Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5. Europe Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Snapshot
6.5.1. U.K. Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5.2. Germany Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5.3. France Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5.4. Spain Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5.5. Italy Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.5.6. Rest of Europe Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6. Asia-Pacific Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Snapshot
6.6.1. China Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6.2. India Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6.3. Japan Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6.4. Australia Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6.5. South Korea Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.6.6. Rest of Asia Pacific Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.7. Latin America Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market Snapshot
6.7.1. Brazil Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.7.2. Mexico Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.8. Middle East & Africa Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.8.1. Saudi Arabia Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.8.2. South Africa Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market
6.8.3. Rest of Middle East & Africa Pharmaceutical grade lactose Market

Chapter 7. Competitive Intelligence
7.1. Key Company SWOT Analysis
7.1.1. Company 1
7.1.2. Company 2
7.1.3. Company 3
7.2. Top Market Strategies
7.3. Company Profiles
7.4. Armor Proteines Key Information Overview Financial (Subject to Data Availability) Product Summary Recent Developments
7.4.2. BASF Corporation
7.4.3. Charotar Casein Company
7.4.4. DFE Pharma
7.4.5. Fengchen Group Co., Ltd
7.4.6. Alpavit
7.4.7. Kavya Pharma
7.4.8. Kerry Group plc
7.4.9. Lactalis Ingredients
7.4.10. Lactose (India) Limited
Chapter 8. Research Process
8.1. Research Process
8.1.1. Data Mining
8.1.2. Analysis
8.1.3. Market Estimation
8.1.4. Validation
8.1.5. Publishing
8.2. Research Attributes
8.3. Research Assumption

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